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Dune Chess is a game information page. It is categorized as: Orthodox chess, . This item is located on a site outside of chessvariants.org.

This item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-07-02
 By Larry L. Smith. Dune ChessThis item is a game information page
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-07-02
 By Larry L. Smith.. Chess variant based on the Dune novels of Frank Herbert.

By Larry L. Smith.

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Alex R. Kraaijeveld pointed out this neat game by L. Lynn Smith to us.

Smith introduced Dune Chess with:

When I first read Frank Hebert's 'Dune', I was amazed at the visual depth of the story. Every now and then, especially when I smell cinnamon, I see an ocean of sand beneath a clear sky of stars and two moons, I hear the static hiss of an approaching sandworm and the distant melody of a thumper.

I designed this simple board game to reflect the struggle to control Arrakis. I hope the reader finds joy in its appreciation.

18 Apr 2007: Link updated. Old link was:
http://users3.ev1.net/~llsmith/DuneChess/DuneChessRules.htm

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The board used for this game has 8 row(s), 8 column(s), 64 cells/squares.
This game is a 2 player game.
Invented in the year 2003. [2002-2004]. [1998-2008].

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